Program Announcements

Prof. Springer Performs with the American Festival Pops Orchestra!

Posted: December 12, 2013 at 12:08 pm

Dear Friends, I will be performing with the American Festival Pops Orchestra for our annual holiday concerts on Friday, December 13 at the Hylton Peforming Arts Center and Saturday, December 14 at the Center for the Arts.   Both concerts start at 8pm. Special Cyber Monday discount on 12/14 tickets below! Holiday Pops:  Songs of the […]

AMGT 610 Gallery Management

Posted: November 21, 2013 at 4:42 pm

Gallery Management, with Karyn Miller, Director of Exhibitions at the Arlington Arts Center. Want real art world experience? This course will take you out of the classroom to achieve hands-on, practical experience in the arts. Students will have the opportunity to take multiple field-trips to commercial galleries, nonprofit arts spaces and artist studios. Unleash your […]

New Course: Technology in the Arts – 20935 – AMGT 599 – 001

Posted: November 18, 2013 at 7:16 am

This course will give a broad overview of the software and technologies commonly used in entrepreneurial, small, and large arts organizations.  Students will sharpen their understanding of PR and Marketing through an exploration of social media, email, open source web publishing platforms and basic HTML. Fundraising and Development skills will be honed by reviewing frequently used software packages as […]

Exhibition “Belief Structure” – Photographs by Jeremy Mayer and Blake Stenning

Posted: November 5, 2013 at 7:29 am

Professor Karalee Dawn MacKay Presented Paper at the Midwest Popular Culture Association/ American Culture Association Conference in St. Louis, MO

Posted: November 1, 2013 at 8:22 pm, Last Updated: November 1, 2013 at 8:25 pm

AMGT Adjunct Professor Karalee Dawn MacKay recently presented her paper, “From the Scottish Highlands to the North Carolina Mountains:  The Performance of Scottishness at Home and Abroad” at the Midwest Popular Culture Association/ American Culture Association Conference in St. Louis, MO. Her paper was based on research that she completed during two multi week visits […]

SUMMER 2014 AMGT 599: International Arts Management in the United Kingdom Arlington, VA & London, England

Posted: October 29, 2013 at 7:16 am, Last Updated: December 17, 2014 at 4:23 pm

SUMMER 2014 AMGT 599: International Arts Management in the United Kingdom Arlington, VA & London, England Summer Session A: May 19th – June 19th (3 Credits Grad/6 Credits Undergrad) Classes in Arlington, VA: May 19 – 22 & May 26 -29, 2014. Classes in London, England: June 1 -17, 2014 .. .. Course Overview This […]

Prof. Nicole Springer Performs with the Annandale Symphony — Annandale, VA

Posted: October 23, 2013 at 2:41 pm, Last Updated: October 23, 2013 at 2:44 pm

Prof. Nicole Springer performs with the Annandale Symphony on Friday, November 8 at 8:00 pm at the Ernst Community Center on the NOVA-Annandale Campus. The concert theme is “From Russia with Love: The Heritage of Russian Music.” Program Highlights Swan Lake Ballet Suite by Tchaikovsky Overture to Ruslan and Lyudmilla by Glinka Symphony No. 2 […]

Professor Qing Gao attended the 2013 Joint Meeting of the North American Confucius Institutes at Western Kentucky University

Posted: October 4, 2013 at 5:40 pm, Last Updated: October 4, 2013 at 8:48 pm

Professor Qing Gao attended the first ever 2013 Joint Meeting of the North American Confucius Institutes at Western Kentucky University on September 28-30, 2013. As director of the Confucius Institute at George Mason University, he was one of six directors to present case analyses to over 260 US participants.  The Confucius Institute at Mason was […]

Dr. Carole Rosenstein Presents Paper at the Conference on Social Theory, Politics and the Arts in Seattle, WA

Posted: October 1, 2013 at 12:04 pm, Last Updated: October 3, 2013 at 2:34 pm

On October 26, Dr. Carole Rosenstein will present a paper on “The Distribution and Policy Implications of U.S. State Government General Operating Support to the Arts and Culture: Lessons from the Great Recession” at the Conference on Social Theory, Politics and the Arts in Seattle, Washington.  The paper draws on an article of the same title published this […]

Graduate Student Resources

Posted: September 23, 2012 at 6:57 am, Last Updated: September 23, 2012 at 7:02 am

The Office of the Provost at George Mason University is pleased to announce the launch of the newly created web site of the Office of Graduate Fellowships: http://gradfellows.gmu.edu This web site provides information on extramural fellowship, scholarship, and grant opportunities to support graduate-level research, study, training, and professional development. It is designed as a resource […]